Environment & Conservation

Tennessee State Parks Offer Special Discounts to Veterans

Thursday, October 30, 2014 | 01:34 pm

Veterans Day Designated a Free State Park Day for Tennessee Veterans

NASHVILLE - Tennessee State Parks announced today its annual free state parks day for all Tennessee veterans offering one free night of camping and/or a complimentary round of golf with appropriate identification. Veterans Day is Tuesday, Nov. 11.

Governor Haslam Dedicates Trail at Pogue Creek Canyon State Natural Area

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | 11:35 am
Governor Haslam and Natural Areas Staff: Sunny Fleming, Brian Ross, Brian Bowen, Anne Marshall, Director Roger McCoy, Governor Haslam, Forrest Evans, Lisa Huff and David Lincicome
Governor Haslam and Natural Areas Staff: Sunny Fleming, Brian Ross, Brian Bowen, Anne Marshall, Director Roger McCoy, Governor Haslam, Forrest Evans, Lisa Huff and David Lincicome

Governor Haslam joined staff from the Tennessee Division of Natural Areas, Tennessee State Parks and the Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation on Oct. 24 to dedicate a new trail at Pogue Creek Canyon State Natural Area.

Day of Caring to be Held at Warriors’ Path State Park Nov. 1

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 09:51 am

Volunteer Effort to Assist with Darrell’s Dream Boundless Playground

Kingsport, Tenn. – Darrell’s Dream Boundless Playground will be closed Saturday, Nov. 1 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. for a Day of Caring at Warriors’ Path State Park. The volunteer effort is organized by the Friends of Warriors’ Path State Park, the Kingsport Lion’s Club and the Kiwanis Club of Kingsport.